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Social Media and Relationships with Rachel Needle, PsyD

Feb 23, 2024


Dr. Kate and Rachel discuss the many effects of social media on relationships. Impacts on connection and intimacy can cause a ripple effect in the relationship; including a deterrent and turn-off to emotional intimacy and sexual intimacy. Learn how to bring up discussions of boundaries and guidelines with use of social media that is comfortable for all partners, as well as red flags to watch for in your partner’s social media use. Dr. Rachel Needle is a Licensed Psychologist and Certified Sex Therapist in private practice and the founder and executive director of the Whole Health Psychological Center. She has been featured in a number of popular magazines such as Glamour, Cosmopolitan, Men’s Health, and shape.

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Dr. Kate Balestrieri, host of Modern Intimacy, a licensed psychologist and certified sex therapist, helps people live more fulfilled lives by shattering stigma and erasing shame. Dr. Kate invites you to join her as she investigates the relationship between sex, mental health, relationships and modern society.


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